Transylvania University over the past year has welcomed three new members to its Board of Trustees, each bringing with them a wealth of leadership experience and a strong desire to prepare students for fulfilling lives.
The Transylvania University Board of Trustees on Friday took the unprecedented step of removing “interim” from President John N. Williams’ title — making him the school’s 27th president.
Transylvania University has proclaimed today — Friday, May 22, 2020 — as the William T. Young Jr. Day of Appreciation to honor the leadership and generosity of the school’s outgoing board of trustees chair.
David Jones, a former Transylvania trustee, had a long history of supporting Kentucky’s oldest university, especially in areas benefiting faculty professional development.
Dr. Mark Lyons has been elected to the Transylvania University Board of Trustees beginning in 2019.